Composer, producer, publisher and music rights advocate Doug Wood is the founder and CEO of the Omnimusic Production Library, and Writer Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
Doug has written and produced music for hundreds of television programs and commercials, including Saturday Night Live, Dateline NBC, Conan O'Brien, sports themes and promos for ABC, CBS, ESPN and NBC, national spots for Coca Cola, Volkswagen, Verizon and scores of others.
In the mid-1990s, Doug founded the Professional Composers of America, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating young composers about the music business. Doug serves as a member of the Steering Committee of the Society of Composers and Lyricists in NY, and helped found the non-profit Council of Music Creators.
Doug lectures frequently on media music, music licensing and the rights of composers and songwriters.
Doug and his wife Patti live in Port Washington, Long Island. They work together managing their music business and are also the founders of Grassroots Environmental Education, an award-winning environmental health non-profit recognized for its groundbreaking educational programs and documentary films. Doug and Patti also co-host the radio show "Green Street" on WBAI-FM in New York.